Bob’s extensive experience includes successfully representing clients in complex commercial litigation and governmental investigations, and counseling global companies on their most challenging and significant business issues. His particular focus on–and expertise in–antitrust and competition matters leads clients to seek his judgment and strategic advice on mergers, acquisitions, and other business transactions.
Throughout his tenure at the firm, Bob has represented clients in a wide variety of industries, including airlines, agribusiness, banking, health care, health insurance, health care technology, insurance/reinsurance, Internet, payment systems, private equity, sports media, and telecommunications. He has served as lead or co-lead counsel before a number of federal and state courts, in arbitration proceedings and mediations, and before the U.S. Department of Justice, the Federal Trade Commission, the Federal Communications Commission, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and state Attorneys General.
Prior to joining the firm in 2003, Bob was associated with another prominent Washington, D.C., firm where his practice included commercial litigation and arbitration, representation of various telecommunications and media firms before the Federal Communications Commission, and securing regulatory approval of several major mergers.